Quotes on Function

The function of protecting and developing health must rank even above that of restoring it when it is impaired. Hippocrates

A thought functions only as a fragmentary part in the formulation of an idea. Hans Hofmann

illusions are crucial to the maintenance of life functions ... Sheila Ballantyne

The chip that functions abnormally will be desoldered, as they say. Charles Stross

All men are intellectuals, but not all men have in society the function of intellectuals Antonio Gramsci

Making the inner meet the outer is the function of the artist. Joseph Campbell

My function as a writer is not story-telling but truth-telling: to make things plain. Laura Riding

The form follows the function. Jean-Baptiste Lamarck

Health is a function of participation. Werner Erhard

You'd be surprised at the things that look great on the outside but are dysfunctional on the inside. Be sure to function as good as you look T D Jakes

I function better when my back is to the wall. Bernard Hopkins

Your brain has one function-to do exactly what you tell it to do. Jean Houston

Engineers at General Motors have developed a revolutionary new engine whose only function is to lubricate itself. George Carlin

It is the function of the Church to oppose all original experience, because this can only be unorthodox. Carl Jung

I don't think that any family has a function. I just think that a family is. It just exists. Justin Torres

Hope is a function of struggle. Brene Brown

Life consists in the sum of the functions, by which death is resisted. Marie Francois Xavier Bichat

To me the function of politics is to make possible the desirable. Indira Gandhi

My function in life was to render clear what was already blindingly conspicuous. Quentin Crisp

The function of pop music is to be consumed. Pierre Boulez

Warranty ? A notice telling the buyer when the product that was just purchased will no longer function. Richard Turner

Words are good for saying what things are, but sometimes they don't function for what things aren't. Colum Mccann

To me photography functions as a fossilization of time. Hiroshi Sugimoto

In brief, the function of knowledge is to make one experience freely available to other experiences. John Dewey

You"d be surprised at the things that look great on the outside but are dysfunctional on the inside. Be sure to function as good as you look T D Jakes

It is not music's function to express rational necessities. Artur Schnabel

Courage is a function of process. Seth Klarman

The woman's function is to fascinate men. George Balanchine

Marriage functions best when both partners remain somewhat unmarried. Claudia Cardinale

A democracy barely functions under the neoliberal system. Noam Chomsky

My function here is to destroy all hypocrisy in you. Rajneesh

A woman needn't be dragged down by her functions. D H Lawrence

If I don't have pressure, I don't function. Ferran Adria

No system of balance functions automatically. Kenneth Waltz

To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women. Angela Davis

Dynamism is a function of change. Hillary Clinton

The function of sociology, as of every science, is to reveal that which is hidden. Pierre Bourdieu

Congratulations to Prince Charles for banning foie gras from all his functions. Steven Morrissey

Recognition of function always precedes recognition of being. Rita Mae Brown

Very important functions can be performed very wastefully and often are. John Kenneth Galbraith

One doesn't expect justice from life ... it's the function of human beings to put it there ... Gwethalyn Graham

There's such a thing as spiritual capital that has economic function and potential. Ted Malloch

When you function in love, your inside creates your outside. When you function in fear, your outside creates your inside. Drunvalo Melchizedek

Form does not necessarily follow function Antonio Gaudi

Education has a larger function than the mere communication of knowledge. George Russell

We must find out what words are and how they function. They become images when written down, but images of words repeated in the mind and not of the image of the thing itself. William S Burroughs

You can still function as a living ruin. Henry Rollins

It is the function of art to carry us beyond speech to experience. Joseph Campbell

...loneliness is not a function of solitude. David Foster Wallace

Can true function arise from basic dysfunction? Ursula K Le Guin

The use of isoquants to describe the production function did not develop to any great extent until the thirties. Kenneth E. Boulding

The way you get democracy to function is by informing the public. Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

You're dealing with the body, and you're dealing with bodily functions. We romanticize everything about people in movies. Charlie Kaufman

Faith is a function of the heart.... Mahatma Gandhi

The key function of banks is money creation, not intermediation. Michael Kumhof

Form follows function straight to hell. Alan Cooper

...and performing our one and noble function of the time, move. Jack Kerouac

Man has no nobler function than to defend the truth. Ruth McKenney

That's why girls have boyfriends. So you have someone to take you to boring functions. Cassandra Clare

Unable to function as plants, we must serve as manure. Edward Conze

The writer's function is to prevent myths turning into allegories. Michel Tournier

Faith is the function of the heart. Mahatma Gandhi

Privacy is a function of liberty. Edward Snowden

Everyone has his own conscience, and there should be no rules about how a conscience should function. Ernest Hemingway

the function of militarism is to kill. It cannot live except through murder. Emma Goldman

Whores perform the same function as priests, but far more thoroughly. Robert A Heinlein

the function of wealth is not to accumulate it but to give it away as productively and responsibly as you can. Anita Roddick

Reality is a wave function traveling both backward and forward in time. John L. Casti

If it is a woman's function to give, she must be replenished, too. Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Our primary function is to create an emotion and our secondary function is to sustain that emotions. Alfred Hitchcock

A mind that is afraid withers away; it cannot function properly. Jiddu Krishnamurti

Marketing is the distinguishing, unique function of the business. Peter Drucker

That's why girls have boyfriends. So you have someone to take you to boring functions. Cassandra Clare

Faith's only function is to receive what grace offers. John Stott

To function as an actress, I have to be in love. I have to have that incentive to work. Jayne Mansfield

Frustration is a function of our expectations. Stephen Covey

New synonyms for sex: Going to a family function, getting the hard part over with, anti-fillet. Get it? Sex! Dana Gould

The function of artists is "the mythologization of the world." Joseph Campbell

What we are left with is an overmanipulated economy that can't function normally. Kenichi Ohmae

Minds, like parachutes, only function when they are open. Thomas Dewar, 1st Baron Dewar



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